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The Mayfly Project

Frankenmuth, Michigan Project

Project Lead Mentor: Spencer Smith

Project location: Frankenmuth, Michigan 

Year project founded: 2021

Mentors on this team: 5, currently adding mentors to the team.

Children mentored to date: 0

Children to be mentored in 2021: 4-6

Local foster care partners: Currently networking to find participants. 

Local companies that support this project: Currently searching for local partners and community support.

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For more questions about this project, please contact our Program Director: Kaitlin@themayflyproject.com

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I believe that the vision of TMP is unlike any other and can not only make a direct impact in young lives, but bring a greater movement of care and love for foster- children.
Blessings and Tight Lines!

Spencer Smith

Lead Mentor, Frankenmuth, Michigan Project

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SPENCER SMITH, LEAD MENTOR

Frankenmuth, Michigan

My name is Spencer Smith and I live and fish in the beautiful state of Pure Michigan! I have been fly-fishing since I was 14 and working with children as a Student Pastor for 15 years!
Niel Postman once said, “Children are the messages we send to the unknown future.” I have dedicated my life to sending a message of love and hope to the generations that we will never meet; I am excited to partner with TMP to help achieve this calling. I have worked with vulnerable children in Chicago, the Middle East, and Honduras as a full-time missionary. I believe that the vision of TMP is unlike any other and can not only make a direct impact in young lives, but bring a greater movement of care and love for foster- children.

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